23 Aug 2016
Bengaluru: The Union health ministry got into action yesterday after Indian athlete Sudha Singh, who returned from Rio Olympics with fever and body ache last week, was admitted at a private hospital for a suspected Zika virus.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Marathon runner OP Jaisha hit back at Athletic Federation of India officials after national sports body denied claims that Indian officials did not arrange for water and energy drinks during her race in the Rio Olympics run under scorching heat despite designated stations being given for the country.
17 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: They may not have achieved what they came for, but middle-distance runners Nikki Hamblin and Abbey D'Agostino are assured of their places in Olympic Games folklore.
07 Aug 2016
Rio De Janeiro: That didn't take long: Olympic boxing threw up its first contentious decision on the opening day of competition in Rio when judges awarded a bout to a Brazilian boxer.
10 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Serena Williams' hopes of a fifth Olympic gold medal were crushed by Ukraine's Elina Svitolina on Tuesday as the battle for the women's title in Rio was blown wide open.
10 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Former Asian Games gold medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) gave a perfect start to India's boxing campaign in the Olympics as he outwitted American greenhorn Charles Conwell to enter the pre quarterfinals here.
28 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: Rio Olympics silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu and bronze winner grappler Sakshi Malik along with gymnast Dipa Karmakar and badminton coach Pullela Gopichand were on Sunday presented BMW cars by cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar here.
09 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Indian archer Atanu Das entered the men's individual 1/8 eliminators with a 139-135 win over Cuba's Adrian Andres Puentes Perez at the Rio Olympics here on Tuesday.
13 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Lalita Babar opened a new chapter in India's athletics history in the Olympic Games by becoming the first woman after three decades to enter the final of a track event when she shattered the national mark to reach the 3000M steeplechase medal round.
22 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: PV Sindhu, who received a grand welcome in Hyderabad on her arrival from Rio Olympics on Monday, has said it has been a dream for her to win an Olympic medal.